Browsing: Energy

For a water-abundant, power deficit state, energy crisis is seen as the major handicap in the socio-economic developmental deficit. This section offers a detailed narrative of the potential, the assets, the history, the players and the policymaking on the crucial front.

Energy
Getting double boost

The project is situated in Sani Zanskar village on Haftal nalla, a tributary of Zanskar River. Completed at a cost…

Energy
No fear of cold

Bazgo, the only power project in arid Ladakh desert that is functional in winters but shuts down during springs to…

Energy
Back on track

Fiddling with the design proved costly for the USHP-2 but renewed efforts are bringing the project back on track. A…

Energy
Haveli Power House

The only person that knows the exact address of the power house in Poonch is the postman because he delivers…

Energy
Station downtown

Located at the centre of the town, Iqbal Mini Hydel Project is the main source of electricity in Kargil district.…

Energy
The Big Brother

Takeover of Salal launched the NHPC. Three decades after, its four operational projects have a cumulative installed capacity of 1680…

Energy
Lighting up LoC

The 2-MW power project at Karnah has run into rough weathers at least twice, now the PDC is up-rating it…

Energy
Lower Jhelum: Before It Roars

After traversing most of Kashmir, the Jhelum leaves the Vale generating cheapest bulk energy at Gantamula, reports SAMEER YASIR The…

Energy
Reviving A Symbol

For the youngsters, the Mall power house at Bhaderwah might be just a few year old. But the fact is…

Energy
For a mini Population

SUMOOR 1993 A major part of the energy needs of Nubra Valley are met by Sumoor mini hydel project, however,…

Energy
A Design Perfected

Using the same resource again and again is a good idea. The PDC has done a fine job by running…

Energy
The Ganderbal Lights

Quite a few machines, having outdated and obsolete technology and no spares and knowledge support, have run for 57 years…

Energy
The Mohra Marvel

Horse-carts drove the American turbines as Afghan, Balti, and Punjabi labour force working under British engineers fought intermittent cholera attacks…

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